Man, 38, arrested after robbery at Hartlepool shop

Cascades Convenience Store in Andrews Street, Hartlepool. Copyright Google Maps.
Cascades Convenience Store in Andrews Street, Hartlepool. Copyright Google Maps.

Police have arrested a man in connection with a robbery at a shop in Hartlepool.

It relates to an incident at the Cascades Premier Store, which is in Andrews Street in the town, on Thursday, June 1.

Police said that a man had gone into the store and demanded cash from the till from staff.

Cleveland Police has now tweeted: "A man, 38, has been arrested on suspicion of robbery in connection with an incident at the Cascades Premier Store in H'pool on June 1."